RESPONDING TO COVID-19

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Alleviate child hunger

FULFILL A DREAM

Fund scholarships for local students

IMPROVE OUR COMMUNITY

$12.5 million in grants since inception

OUR HOME, OUR COMMUNITY

Together, we can make a difference

Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter during COVID-19

Our Community Foundation understands current and emerging needs and is designing a series of response initiatives to help friends and neighbors in our community who have been most impacted by the health and economic crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic…

  • Our VIRTUAL Canned Food Drive – donate now – 100% of your donation will provide funding support food items in short supply in our food pantries.
  • West Slope CARES – pay your stimulus refund check forward – help others – donate here.
  • Caring for Our Home Community – address hunger needs AND support restaurants during these economically challenging times – donate here.
  • Give to our GENERAL COVID RESPONSE EFFORTS – help us meet a variety of needs including food, housing assistance and family safety.

News & Announcements

Trutta Fund Grants Available

Trutta Fund Grants Available

Grants Available for Organizations Serving Veterans Mesa and Delta County organizations encouraged to apply June 15, 2020, Grand Junction, CO – The Trutta Fund to Support Veterans is now accepting applications for grant funding as of June 15, 2020. Eligible...

“Zooming” Through 2020 Scholarship Season – June Enews

“Zooming” Through 2020 Scholarship Season – June Enews

Read our June Enews! 93 Students Awarded $822,700 in Scholarships Scholarship season was in full swing in mid-March, with over 200 applications submitted to our 38 funds. Then the stay-at-home order went into effect and staff proceeded to work from home - which...

Virtual Canned Food Drive Update

Virtual Canned Food Drive Update

Since its launch in early April, the Virtual Canned Food Drive has raised nearly $40,000 from over 170 donors. The first two rounds of grants (totaling $36,000) are already helping to feed our neighbors. Our immediate goal is to raise an additional $10,000, bringing...

READ THE 2018 ANNUAL REPORT

Our 2018 annual report highlights a year of a significant growth and impact, improving the lives of people and communities in Western Colorado.

 

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SERVING 7 COUNTIES
IN WESTERN COLORADO

With the help of hundreds of generous donors, WCCF provides funds in health & human services, education, arts and culture, environmental services and more.

 

Our mission is to promote charitable giving, build and manage charitable legacy funds and endowments, and provide grants, scholarships and other resources to benefit the residents and communities of western Colorado

– LOCAL COMMUNITY FUNDS & AFFILIATES –

 

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